Bolstered by investments made in Asia over the past year, Qiagen this week said that sales in the region grew 30 percent year over year to roughly $9.1 million for the second quarter.
 
The firm made several moves last year to expand its footprint in Asia, including acquiring Tianwei Times and Shenzhen PG Biotech, and opening an office in Shanghai.
 

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